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Director Thomas F. Staley:
Major Acquisitions and Achievements

Thomas F. Staley

Thomas F. Staley.
Photo by Marsha Miller.

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Samuel Beckett

Unidentified photographer. Samuel Beckett outside Burlington House in Picadilly Square. London, ca. 1956. Gelatin silver print.


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Flair Magazine

Isaac Bashevis Singer's Yiddish typewriter. Photo by Pete Smith.


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David Douglas Duncan

David Douglas Duncan.
Corporal machinegunner Leonard Hayworth upon learning there were no more grenades, ammunition for his machinegun, reinforcements to take the place of the wounded and dead, or communication from the rear. Korea, September 1950.

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Sanora Babb

Mother and child in FSA camp, ca. 1938. Sanora Babb collection.

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Woodward and Bernstein Watergate Papers

Bob Woodward's notes from the preliminary hearing for the five men arrested at the Democratic National Committee Headquarters in the Watergate office complex, June 17, 1972. Woodward and Bernstein Watergate papers.

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Robert De Niro

Hack license used in preparation for Taxi Driver (1976). Robert De Niro collection.


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Storyboard

Storyboard from Rebel Without a Cause (1955) from the Nicholas Ray archive.


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